Your link did not work, but I'm interested to see what the poultry workshop this week is all about. Where is it? We're a little busy on Wednesday's, but I may have time to get to some of it.
i guess there are a lot of people on here from MA. I didn't read throught he whole thread-there were so many. I'm in Clinton, MA. Anyone else here from my area? Warning- i just found out chickens are not allowed in my town.
I'm from central Mass, and have had chickens for 5 years. We started with 2 bantoms that we got from a family that needed to relocate their pets and coop because of divorce. Now that coop has moved 2 more times with me, and it houses 7 hens. My hens are getting older, and production has really dwindled. But, now that spring is here, we they lay just enough eggs to keep the fridge full!
I joined this site becuse I was looking for help/advise. One of my...
I have had a neighbor that complained. i'm not sure why, because he hasn't had a problem with them in the past but now he does I guess. I think he is going through a tough time and decided to spread around his misery.
I spoke with the Health Inspector, and asked if i could do aything to change the ordinace, and he said "Its a law and there's no way to change it". He was very short with me and was obviously trying to be intimidating. This was before I had even found...
I have a similar question.
The ordinance in my town says: "Animals kept as an accessory use at a residance shall confirm to the regulations of the Board of Health. Swine and fur bearing animals are prohibited. Livestock shall be allowed on parcels in excess of 2 acres. No animal shall be stables or kept within 25 feet of any property line."
My property is 3/4 acres, so i know that "livestock" is not permitted. I'm wondering if I have an arguement because,...